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Janus Capital Group, which hired Pimco’s Bill Gross last month, said it agreed to buy VelocityShares LLC for at least $30 million to expand in exchange-traded products.
Nearly five of six advisors said they were exploring impact investing in a new survey, with growing client demand cited as the top reason for the interest.
U.S. investors in Canada's medical marijuana industry are betting they will not fall under the scrutiny of U.S. law enforcement officers -- but it is a risky bet.
The hunt for dividend yield is pushing U.S. fund managers into an unproven new offshoot of the alternative energy industry.
ProShares has teamed up with Morningstar to launch an ETF designed to offer advisors a one-stop solution based on a Morningstar index consisting of seven different alternative strategies.
An S&P research director says advisors and RIAs can implement an ETF strategy that replicates Bill Gross's prize Total Return fund without the manager risk or higher active expense rates.
The new ETF seeks to profit from rising or falling markets.
Some companies are packaging conversations on Facebook and Twitter to sell to drugmakers, insurers and hospitals eager to understand how people manage their health.
Andrew Wert will help the firm build its product lineup of alternative investment solutions.
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